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Barden Court, Maidstone ME14

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Property features

  • Residents' lounge and Guest Suite
  • Communal Laundry
  • 24 hour emergency call system
  • Communal Satellite Dish (additional fees apply)
  • Development Manager
  • Lift to all floors and CCTV door entry
  • Communal gardens and residents car park
  • Minimum Age 60
  • To arrange to view please Mandy on

Property description

One bedroom ground floor retirement apartment Barden Court was constructed by McCarthy & Stone (Developments) Ltd and comprises 37 properties arranged over 3 floors each served by lift. The Development Manager can be contacted from various points within each property in the case of an emergency. For periods when the Development Manager is off duty there is a 24 hour emergency call system. Each property comprises an entrance hall, lounge, kitchen, one or two bedrooms and bathroom. It is a condition of purchase that residents be over the age of 60 years.
Please speak to our Property Consultant if you require information regarding “Event Fees” that may apply to this property.

Accommodation

Front door leads to the

Entrance Hall

Illuminated light switch, power point, ceiling light fitting, security door entry system and Emergency call point. Walk in storage cupboard with water tank, insulated hot water tank and water pump.

Living Room

Door to patio area. Electric night storage heater. Power points, TV aerial point, two wall light fittings with shades. Emergency pull cord. Telephone point. Extra security door entry system.
Double glass doors lead to the

Kitchen With Window

Tiled and fitted with stainless steel sink unit, floor and wall cupboards, electric hob with overhead extractor fan, Eye level electric oven and spaces for fridge and freezer. Strip light.

Bedroom

Slide robes on one side of the bed space. Electric night storage heater, power points, emergency pull cord, wall light fitting with shade.

Bathroom

Tiled and fitted with a walk-in glass shower cubicle. Emergency pull cord. High WC with low level flush, vanity unit, heated towel rail, wall-mounted electric heater, extractor fan. Wall lighting.

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

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Market activity
Average price paid £335,208 Sales 461 Current average value £344,286 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £1,174 ▲ 0.34%

Property value data/graphs for ME14

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £534,946 £336 3.9 £519,681
Semi-detached £344,191 £321 3.2 £346,914
Terraced £249,606 £302 2.7 £245,198
Flats £179,038 £288 1.7 £174,097

Current asking prices in ME14

Average: £364,633
Avg. current asking prices in ME14
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £159,167
(3)
£291,250
(24)
£360,308
(52)
£475,934
(46)
£508,350
(10)
Flats £130,369
(23)
£205,746
(14)
£245,000
(2)
- -
All £133,692
(26)
£259,749
(38)
£356,037
(54)
£475,934
(46)
£508,350
(10)

Current asking rents in ME14

Average: £1,007 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in ME14
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £802 pcm
(1)
£846 pcm
(8)
£1,123 pcm
(12)
£1,701 pcm
(2)
-
Flats £726 pcm
(17)
£895 pcm
(29)
- - -
All £730 pcm
(18)
£885 pcm
(37)
£1,123 pcm
(12)
£1,701 pcm
(2)
-

Fun facts for ME14

Highest value in ME14
Highest value streets Zed-Index
The Orchard £942,813
Windmill Heights £796,656
Exton Gardens £787,709
Roundwell £777,859
Scragged Oak Road £756,275
Highest turnover in ME14
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Sandling Lane 64.7%
Kerry Hill Way 54.5%
St. Faiths Court 54.5%
Birchington Close 53.1%
Marsham Street 52.6%

What Zoopla users think of Maidstone

Overall rating:

  • currently 4 stars
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Nearby transport

  • Maidstone East (0.5 miles)
  • Maidstone Barracks (0.8 miles)
  • Maidstone West (0.9 miles)
  • London Southend Airport (21.5 miles)
  • London City Airport (25.9 miles)
  • Lydd Airport (28.4 miles)
  • Gravesend Pier (13.6 miles)
  • Tilbury Ferry Terminal (13.9 miles)
  • Woolwich Arsenal Pier (25.0 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • East Borough Primary School (0.2 miles)
  • North Borough Junior School (0.6 miles)
  • St Paul's Infant School (0.6 miles)
  • Tonbridge School (12.4 miles)
  • The Basildon Upper Academy (20.1 miles)
  • Lancaster School (20.1 miles)
  • Invicta Grammar School (0.3 miles)
  • Valley Park School (0.4 miles)
  • Maidstone Grammar School (0.9 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£660 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 13,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £467 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Home Insurance

Contents value up to £80,000 Average insurance cost £2/mo (£29/yr)
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Home insurance costs explained

Home Insurance is based on the average price of a building and contents quote for a property in this area in the last 48 months.

Source: Autonet Insurance Ltd

Energy

Gas £21 Electricity £31 Estimated energy cost £52/mo

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Energy costs explained

The estimated energy cost for this property has been calculated using actual energy usage data for a property of this type, number of bedrooms and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 6100 kWh/year
Electricity: 2100 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Maidstone

Estimated tax band A Council tax cost £112 /mo
when paid over 10 months
Council tax costs explained

The Council Tax cost displayed is based on the council tax band and on the basis of 2 adults living at the property. The monthly cost shown excludes any discounts and is rounded to the nearest pound.

Full information on Council Tax discount entitlements can be found on the Gov.UK’s website.

Water

Supply £9 Sewerage £18 Estimated water cost £27 /mo
Water costs explained

Water consumption is based on average water usage for the predicted occupancy of the property based on the number of bedrooms.

Total annual consumption (in cubic meters) is then averaged into a monthly cost.

Note: If you have 2 separate suppliers for water and sewage, you may receive 2 separate bills.

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